Gilgit, April 10: Chief minister of Gilgit – Baltistan has said that he will resign if a director of the health department is made health secretary of the government of Gilgit – Baltistan. “I would not tolerate corruption and mismanagement at any level”, the chief minister has reportedly said. There are allegations of corruption against the director health, Dr Nazeem Khan.
The chief minister, reportedly, has directed the secretary health Dr Sohail Saqlain to initiate an inquiry against Dr Nazeem. A committee under the home secretary would be constituted to investigate the allegations of corruption.
Talking to journalists yesterday the chief minister had rejected the news about Dr. Nazeem’s promotion. “I will resign if Dr Nazeem is made the health secretary”, he threatened.